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In the Named box, type folders.dbx.> > 3. Using the Explorer GUI will not help. Again, copy the paths and submit them to the respective dialogs.6. No, create an account now. Source

Thank you very much. By creating an account, you're agreeing to our Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy Not a member? Now that I think about it, I couldn't open OE at that stage anyway, so I must have done it when it was closed. I uninstalled Windows Search 4.0 and no longer get the error.

I then rebooted with "Last known good configuration" and ran Malwarebytes which picked up the "Rogue whiz" (or something like that)piece of malware, which I deleted.Now I have a further issue by nussbash ยท 8 years ago In reply to "Outlook Express 6.0 coul ... I'll post this question on the OE site, thanks.-- Steve W"Steve W" wrote:> Hello TaurArian,> > I searched for a folders.dbx on both the bad computer and this computer, > which If not, you may have lost your wab.exe file.

If you do not find Username.wab, do you find a file named Username.wab~? In July 2010, after upgrading an XP sp2 laptop to sp3 (required to play around with Powershell) Outlook Express would only give the exact error you mentioned above. Any ideas? Type folders.old, and then click OK.> Start Outlook Express.

Louis Forum Rules Report Topics For Staff Action BC Forums, List Preparation Guide Before Posting Malware Issues in MRL Forum Am I Infected Forum Back to top #10 AliasSmith&Jones AliasSmith&Jones Topic The application was unable to open the outlook express message store. Microsoft explains this change in the Read-only attribute for folders rather well in this KB article:;EN-US;326549 I can imagine as issue with an Upgrade from an earlier OS Version, or Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More...

As I mentioned, it is now an attribute for a folder used under XP as a "flag" to whether there is a Desktop.ini to process or not. Click here to join today! Import your account details, if possible.8. Thanks for the laugh.

Click Start, point to Find, and then click Files or Folders.> >> 2. I> have not done anything to the registery. Without your knowledge and advice on this issue I would have totally given up on this problem. My OE message store is located on my data drive for ease of backup and none of the .dbx files are 'read only' - if they were then it would not

I used the recovery console and initiated a successful "System Restore" (although the system restore points in the backup folder look distinctly mangled.)It booted okay, I updated the antivirus but when Otherwise you will get the result that you just got (cannot find it)> > -- > Peter> > Please Reply to Newsgroup for the benefit of others> Requests for assistance by Macboatmaster replied Dec 22, 2016 at 6:26 AM Word List Game #14 knucklehead replied Dec 22, 2016 at 6:17 AM A to Z of Items #5 knucklehead replied Dec 22, 2016 Edited by AliasSmith&Jones, 23 December 2012 - 02:27 PM.

Back to top Back to Windows XP Home and Professional 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear → Microsoft Cookies Registration Notice Resolved Outlook Express Will Not Open! I run a small business and it is vital I get my emails etc. have a peek here Any ideas?-- Steve W"Peter Foldes" wrote:> Did you enable show All Files in Folder Options.

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smurfmoose, Sep 7, 2006 #5 etaf Wayne Moderator Joined: Oct 2, 2003 Messages: 61,422 can you post what you found - so others can learn if they have the same problem The path is likely the location of file stored following the installation of XP SP2.5. Since the bad computer has automatic updates turned on, this problem may have been caused by a operating system upgrade.-- Steve W"TaurArian [MVP]" wrote:> Rename the Folders.dbx file:> 1. Error Code 0x800C012E5.

I would greatly appreciate any help on why I am getting these error messages when I start Outlook Express! Louis Forum Rules Report Topics For Staff Action BC Forums, List Preparation Guide Before Posting Malware Issues in MRL Forum Am I Infected Forum Back to top #5 AliasSmith&Jones AliasSmith&Jones Topic My SHIFT key is incessantly starting outlook express Can't find your answer ? Check This Out Thread Status: Not open for further replies.

Glad to hear the good news about the .dbx files. WindowsBBS Forums > Internet & Networking > Internet Explorer & Microsoft Edge > This site uses cookies. Outlook Express could not be started. Related Resources Outlook express could not be started out of memory Outlook Express could not be started Can't Start Outlook Express 6 After Installing SP2 Outlook Express how to open automatically

Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Edited by AliasSmith&Jones, 17 January 2013 - 07:48 PM. Microsoft wanted me to reinstall IE and OE saved me a lot of time and work and I thank you very much for that. Register a free account to unlock additional features at Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers.

Generated Thu, 22 Dec 2016 11:49:29 GMT by s_wx1193 (squid/3.5.20) TechRepublic Search GO CXO Cloud Big Data Security Innovation More Software Data Centers Networking Startups Tech & Work All Topics Sections: As files they may or may not be 'read only' - they should not be and I have seen the solution of unchecking those that had inherited a 'read only' Error : 1084 This service cannot be started in saf... if you wnat to apply new attributes to lots of files, then select them all, and right click and choose properties of them all, and uncheck the read only box, then